Secrets for Success

Thinking about ways to improve your study strategies? Below are some short videos with tips on how to improve your study habits. Check them out and see what works for you!

The Learning & Writing Center is also available for one-on-one appointments to discuss other tips on how to be successful in college. Come and learn how you can be a super-star college student!

To make an appointment, please contact The Learning & Writing Center at (415) 422-6713 or email:

Coping with Cramming

Cramming is less than ideal! But if you find yourself in a situation where you have to cram, watch the video below for last minute study tips. After your test is over, make it a point to study for your next test well in advance!

S4S Cramming 1

Preparing for Graduate School

Thinking about going to graduate school? Unsure about what to expect? Watch the video below to learn 5 differences between undergrad and graduate school.

S4S Preparing for Grad School

Conquering College Reading

Looking for some tips on how to get the most out of your reading? Watch the video below to learn about some reading do's and don'ts!

S4S Reading

Stess Management

Stressed out because of school, work or other obligations? Watch the video below and learn some great tips on how to manage stress.

S4S Stress Management

USF Resources

Check out the top 10 Resources at USF & learn how they can help you!

S4S USF Resources

The Learning, Writing, and Speaking Centers

Our Front Desk is located in
Gleeson Library (Lower Level, G03)
TEL: (415) 422-6713
FAX: (415) 422-2194

Learning Center Summer
Office Hours

Mon-Thurs: 10:00am-7:30pm

Learning Center
Tutoring Hours

Mon-Thurs: 10:00am-7:30pm*

Writing Center 
Tutoring/Office Hours
Mon-Thurs: 10:00am-7:30*

Speaking Center
Office/Tutoring Hours
Closed for summer

* Times Vary- Please check Schedule at